Malawi draws up new cyber security guidelines to protect finance

Batten down
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Malawi to better
protect finance sector.

Wednesday, Feb 19th

Saudi Telecoms, Vodafone edge closer to US$2.4-billion deal

Saudi Telecoms, Vodafone edge closer to US$2.4-billion deal

Companies commit to partner agreement with specific terms and conditions.

Orange Egypt signs US$135-million 'smart city' deal

Orange Egypt signs US$135-million 'smart city' deal

Deal to build and operate the datacentre and cloud computing platform for country's New Administrative Capital project.

Orange exec joins Liquid to lead MEWA business

Orange exec joins Liquid to lead MEWA business

Liquid Telecom appoints Mohamed Abdel Bassit as new Regional CEO.

Africa urgently needs AI roadmap

Africa urgently needs AI roadmap

Data protection identified as a priority amid increased system adoption.

Liquid Telecom to invest R5.6bn in Egypt

Liquid Telecom to invest R5.6bn in Egypt

The pan-African telecoms group will invest $400 million in Egyptian network infrastructure and data centres, following completion of the 'Cape to Cairo' link.

Global Telecom Holdings delisted from Egypt's Stock Exchange

Global Telecom Holdings delisted from Egypt's Stock Exchange

Outstanding statutory liabilities for GTH in Egypt are also being settled.

Egypt's tech parks target country's 34.4% youth unemployment

Egypt's tech parks target country's 34.4% youth unemployment

Newly appointed ICT Minister visited flagship Borg Al-Arab Technology Park and affirmed the support the resource can offer the country's youth.

VEON seals Africa deal which will de-list Global Telecom Holdings

VEON seals Africa deal which will de-list Global Telecom Holdings

Approval by Egyptian Financial Regulatory Authority after settlement of outstanding tax liabilities.

Investment strategy pays dividends for Telecom Egypt

Investment strategy pays dividends for Telecom Egypt

CEO says recent deals with Orange Egypt and Etisalat have given company momentum in the market.

Veon eyes 42% more in Egypt’s Global Telecom Holdings

Veon wants 42% more of Egypt's Global Telecom Holdings

Amsterdam-based telco service provider to table cash offer for greater stake, with industry regulator.

IBM exec named Egypt's new IT minister

IBM exec named Egypt's new IT minister

Company's Egypt country manager Amr Talaat replaces Yasser ElKady who served in the position since September 2015.